Authorities say five people, including children, have died in a multi-vehicle crash in northeastern Pennsylvania.
A man charged in the killing of the 2-year-old son of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson in South Dakota last fall has been released on a $2 million bond.
Los Angeles city officials have pulled the plug on plans to temporarily transform a downtown street into a giant water slide because of drought.
Georgia's former president is spending his self-imposed exile in one of New York City's hippest neighborhoods.
A central Kentucky firefighter injured in an "ice bucket challenge" has died a month after a power line shocked him and another man.
Nearly 1,000 volunteers, some driven by worry for the safety of their own families, fanned out from the University of Virginia campus Saturday to search for a sophomore who disappeared a week ago.
Chrysler is recalling almost 189,000 Jeep Grand Cherokees and Dodge Durangos in the U.S. to fix a fuel pump problem that can cause the SUVs to stall.
"Was the door open?" — Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, after a 42-year-old Texas man jumped over the fence of the White House and made it through the front door before Secret Service agents apprehended him.
A jury has awarded $16 million to the families of four passengers who were killed in a December 2011 helicopter crash near Lake Mead.